On Wed, Nov 07, 2018 at 07:23:35AM +0100, Otto Moerbeek wrote:
> We are moving away from the /etc/malloc.conf symbolic link to a new sysctl:
> $ sysctl vm.malloc_conf
> This will allow unveiled and chrooted processes to access the malloc
> options without having to do anything special in the code or chroot
> As I often get this question: for some extra protection, use C or CJ,
I meant to type C or CF!
> accept some performance impact. For development, bug hunting and/or
> extra securty use S, with more performance impact.
> Note that with default options, malloc already has quite some
> protection features.
> Upcoming snapshots will contain this.